Cantu Addition, TX


By: Laurie E. Jasinski

Type: General Entry

Published: June 12, 2007


Cantu Addition is a residential community located just west of U. S. Highway 281 about two miles southwest of Falfurrias in northern Brooks County. The development, named after a major landowner in that area, began by the 1990s. The first population figures were available from the 2000 census, when the community reported 217 residents.

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The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this entry.

Laurie E. Jasinski, “Cantu Addition, TX,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed May 18, 2022, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/cantu-addition-tx.

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

June 12, 2007

Place
Cantu Addition
Currently Exists
Yes
Place Type
Town
USGS ID
1852690
Town Fields
  • Has post office: No
  • Is Incorporated: No
Belongs to
  • Brooks County
Coordinates
  • Latitude: 27.20254340°
  • Longitude: -98.15528280°
Population Counts
People Year
217 2000
188 2010
184 2019